ATLANTA – For the second consecutive week, Minn.-Duluth is the top team in the Under Armour MCLA Division II Weekly Coaches Poll for the period ending Feb. 26.
The Bulldogs (2-0) solidified their grip on the top spot by grabbing 16 of the 19 first-place votes, bolstered by a victory over Division I No. 24 Minnesota on Sunday.
Fresh off its double overtime victory over defending national champion North Dakota State, St. Thomas (1-0) is in the second spot with three first-place votes.
The Bison (2-3) remain in third place, followed by St. John’s (2-0) in fourth. The Johnnies are just four points back of the NDSU.
Grand Valley State (0-0) remains at No. 5.
MSU-Denver exited the polls to make way for No. 25 UNC-Charlotte.
Under Armour MCLA Division II Coaches Poll – Week 2
|3.||North Dakota State||420|
|5.||Grand Valley State||401|
|8.||Florida Gulf Coast||342|
|11.||College of Idaho||257|
|14.||Central Conn. State||211|
|16.||UC Santa Cruz||149|
|17.||Cal State San Marcos||144|
|21.||UC San Diego||95|
Others receiving votes: Florida Atlantic (22), Rhode Island (20), New Haven (17), Baylor (12), Gonzaga (10), Western Oregon (9), TAMU-Galveston (9), Utah State (8), Southern Oregon (8), UT-San Antonio (7), Rice (5), Appalachian State (4), St. Mary’s (2), MSU-Denver (2).